Police investigating fatal crash in Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police are investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash in Winston-Salem near Highway 52 early Friday morning.

The crash happened around 4:20 a.m. on University Parkway, according to police. The driver was towing a new camping trailer to a dealer lot when the vehicle ran off the road and into a median.

The truck and trailer hit several trees in the media and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The southbound 52 exit ramp was closed but has since reopened.